The Weekly Quiz and Caption Competition

What is going on in this picture? Hold a caption competition in your class!

The questions for this week’s quiz are based on the five news articles published in this week’s edition.

  1. What does WWF stand for?
    1. World Wildlife Fund
    2. Words with Friends
    3. World Writing Foundation
  2. Who said, “The future of humanity and indeed, all life on earth, now depends on us”?
    1. Greta Thunberg
    2. Sir David Attenborough
    3. Boris Johnson
  3. How many species did the Living Planet Report study this year>
    1. 3,000
    2. 21,000
    3. three million
  4. What is Stormzy’s real name?
    1. John Carter
    2. Michael Ebenazer Kwadjo Omari Owuo Jr
    3. Sidney Royel Selby Jr
  5. What is the title of Stormzy’s new single?
    1. Crown
    2. Superheroes
    3. Big for your Boots
  6. What are the names of the main characters in Malorie Blackman’s Noughts and Crosses?
    1. Jack and Jill
    2. Callum and Sephy
    3. Tom and Judy
  7. What is the name of the boat Banksy has bought to help migrants?
    1. Mediterranean Princess
    2. Louise Michael
    3. The Rescuer
  8. Which of Banksy’s famous pictures is painted on the side of the rescue boat?
    1. The Girl with the Balloon
    2. Love is in the Air
    3. Swept Under the Carpet
  9. How many migrants have travelled across the Mediterranean so far this year?
    1. 1,200
    2. 13,000
    3. 20,000
  10. How many kinds of glacier are there?
    1. 2
    2. 5
    3. 12
  11. Sacha Jafri is creating the largest artwork ever painted. What is he hoping to do with it when it is finished?
    1. Display it on the Empire State Building
    2. Auction it for charity
    3. Donate it to Budapest town square
  12. According to new restrictions in England and Scotland, how many people are allowed to gather in groups?
    1. 3
    2. 6
    3. 9

Caption competition

Last week’s winner

“Okay I’ll go get your worms” British School of Brussels

Click here to see the answers ...

1a, 2b, 3b, 4b, 5b, 6b, 7b, 8a, 9c, 10a, 11b, 12b

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